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Poster: dr. flashback Date: Jan 20, 2008 11:10pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: the lost shows zone

Of course, I have enough shows already to keep me busy for the next 3 lifetimes. So, I'm not complaining mind you.
But where the Fxxx are these shows????!!!!

1968 - the summer, and well, hell, most of the godamm year is missing. How is it we can have such pristine sounding shows - like the Oct 68 shows (and they DO really sound clean) but for most of the year, the guy at the soundboard was too wasted to plug in the plugs?? Or what? Was it always Bear, or other people?

1969 - well actually, we do have most of 1969 circulating. And that's good. But, as much as I love 69 shows - how many times can you listen to
Dark Star>St.Stephen>Eleven>Lovelight yet again??
I say, put some of the 1969 shows BACK in the vault, and let us have a few more 1968 shows in trade. Fair??

1979 - the first two months of the year, and the last two months of Keith and Donna. Were these shows THAT bad??
Maybe they were!! Snort, snort.

1980 - May and June 1980. What happened?? Did somebody forget to buy tapes? Also, much of the Warfield run and the Radio City Music Hall run never circulates.
Oh, well. Maybe we're not missing that much. Some of the electric sets from the Fall 1980 run are lackluster in the opinions of many fans, including myself. Still, I know there are a few great unheard gems in this run.

1983 - the summer shows are mostly - where?? The ones we have are great, but c'mon. Let's have more crispy SBD's from June 1983. Please??

1976 - oh, let's not forget 1976. The early June shows are legendary. So, where's the late June run at the Capitol Theatre and Chicago?? Those setlists are so tempting!!

Note - while I was writing this, I just noticed that a new uncirculated (not on LAMA anyway) SBD has appeared at Gosh Darn Fillets. 5/16/80 !!!! Thanks Santa. Maybe I should complain more often, LOL.

cheers,
Dr. Flashback :-)

Grateful Dead
5/16/80
Nassau Veterans' Memorial Coliseum
Uniondale, NY

Master Soundboard Cassette > Cassette > DAT> CDR

Around & Around cuts, missing Johnny B. Goode and Brokedown Palace

CD Mastering by Scott Clugston
EAC'ed / SHN'ed by Scott Clugston
12/25/01

Disc 1
1st Set
1. Alabama Getaway>
2. Promised Land
3. High Time
4. Me & My Uncle>
5. Big River
6. Row Jimmy
7. Minglewood Blues
8. Ramble On Rose
9. Looks Like Rain
10.China Cat Sunflower>
11.I Know You Rider

Disc 2
2nd Set
1. Feel Like A Stranger>
2. Althea
3. Lost Sailor>
4. Saint of Circumstance>
5. Eyes of the World>
6. Drums//

Disc 3
1. //Drums>
2. Space>
3. Truckin'>
4. Morning Dew>
5. Around & Around//
Johnny B. Goode (missing)
Encore
Brokedown Palace (missing)

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Poster: waynecs Date: Jan 21, 2008 5:59am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

According to the keepers of the vault most of those Warfield '80 sbds were taped over after Dead Set and Reckoning were put together.

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Poster: Death&Mercy Date: Jan 21, 2008 7:18am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

hi dr.,

spend some time with 11/28, 11/29, and 11/30 of 1980. 9/2 through 9/6 is great music as well.

I agree though - the acoustic/electric split shows did not produce the best music of the year.



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Poster: skuzzlebutt Date: Jan 21, 2008 5:35am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

That's an interesting point about the 1980 Warfield/Radio City electric sets. It's usually impossible to get Deadheads to agree on anything- years, shows, versions, etc- but I don't think I've ever heard anyone express an opinion that the electric sets from these shows were anything other than "uninspired", "mediocre", "lackluster", etc. Seemed like each night from these runs followed the pattern of a gorgeous, if repetitive, acoustic set followed by 2 electric sets that were more or less mailed in.

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Poster: bystander Date: Jan 21, 2008 4:59am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

My preference remains for the 68/69 shows. Trusting Dr. Flashback's immaculate awareness of where the gems are hidden, could he recommend a Cryptial Envelopment -> The Other One -> Cryptical Envelopment?

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Poster: Germain Date: Jan 21, 2008 5:54am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

Doc
A brand new seed for 5-16-80 was just put up a week ago that is complete. It's listed as shnid:89473 and is a compilation of 3 different sources. Part of the 1980 project at LLegs. I haven't given it a listen yet but I'll be loading it up shortly.

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Poster: tigerbolt Date: Jan 21, 2008 6:25am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: the lost shows zone

well doc you can add 5-11-80 also.charlie miller just remastered it.up at legs now.

== NEW SEED ==
Description: Grateful Dead - May 11, 1980
Cumberland County Civic Center - Portland, ME

Recording Info:
SBD -> Cassette Master -> Cassette -> Dat -> CD

Transfer Info:
CD -> Samplitude Professional v10.02 -> Cool Edit Pro v2.0 -> FLAC
(3 Discs Audio / 2 Discs FLAC)

All Transfers and Mastering By Charlie Miller
charliemiller87@earthlink.net
January 20, 2008

Patch Info:
(FOB) Nakamichi 700 -> Cassette Master -> Dat -> CD (shnid=19266) supplies:
Alabama Getaway (0:00 - 0:11)
It's All Over Now (7:25 - end of track)
Easy To Love You (0:00 - 0:05) (3:20 - 4:23)
Set Break Announcement At End Of Set 1
Scarlet Begonias (0:00 - 0:10)
Terrapin Station (11:44 - end of track)
Playing In The Band (8:29 - end of track)
Drums (0:00 - 2:25)
Crowd Noise At End Of 2nd Set Before Encore
Brokedown Palace (complete track)

Notes:
-- Set 2 is seamless
-- I am pretty sure that the SBD has one more Cassette gen in it
-- Channels were swapped which is now fixed
-- Patch source recorded by Steve Rolfe
-- This is a repatch and remaster of shnid=13087
-- Thanks to Joe B. Jones for his help with the pitch correction (+1.2%)

Set 1:
d1t01 - Alabama Getaway ->
d1t02 - The Promised Land
d1t03 - They Love Each Other
d1t04 - Cassidy
d1t05 - Loser
d1t06 - It's All Over Now
d1t07 - Easy To Love You
d1t08 - Big Railroad Blues
d1t09 - Looks Like Rain
d1t10 - Don't Ease Me In
d1t11 - The Music Never Stopped

Set 2:
d2t01 - Scarlet Begonias ->
d2t02 - Fire On The Mountain
d2t03 - Feel Like A Stranger ->
d2t04 - Terrapin Station ->
d2t05 - Playing In The Band ->
d2t06 - Drums ->
d3t01 - Space ->
d3t02 - Black Peter ->
d3t03 - Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad ->
d3t04 - Around And Around ->
d3t05 - Johnny B. Goode

Encore:
d3t06 - Brokedown Palace